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CBS
Apr 18, 2013 6:00pm PDT
. >> my day job is actually out back steak how the in campbell. >> reporter: but want to help. >> just contribute and give back to the community and just to protect the people up here. >> reporter: it was volunteer firefighters just like them who rushed to respond to the fertilizer plant fire and explosion in texas and some of those volunteers are among the missing. about 70% of the firefighters in america are volunteers. and the hazards they face don't discriminate between paid or unpaid. >> the danger is there. we're volunteers and we're -- the fire doesn't know any different. >> reporter: for that reason, the training standard in california is the same for volunteers as it is for paid firefighters. the recruits are finishing up a 7-month academy where they trained on wildland fires, house fires and hazmat and must be certified by the state fire marshal before they can go into service, wear the badge and wait for the pager to go off signalling someone needs help. >> it's a difficult job they are vonteering their time d getting , and really en that's why they do it. >> reporter: the s
CBS
Apr 16, 2013 6:00pm PDT
. several lost limbs. 3 people were killed including 29-year-old crystal campbell. >> i couldn't have asked for a better daughter. we can't believe this has happened. she was just a happy. >> president obama called the bombings a cowardly act of terrorism. >> you want to know who we are, what america is, how we respond to evil, that's it. selflessly, compassionately. >> surveillance cameras like this one near the crime scene are proving crucial to investigators. they are using them combined with cell phone footage in the hopes of catching the suspect. >> someone knows who did this. >> runners return to the scene today to pick up belongings they left behind and their marathon medals. mourners are placing t-shirts near the crime scene. the area will be closed off until at least thursday. the white house is still not saying whether they think this is an act of terrorism. we do know the president is slated to come to boston on thursday. he will be part of an enter faith service which will be dedicated to those. just like the people you see behind me, a lot of people in mourning. reporting
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